STRING CHAMBER ENSEMBLE SUMMER MUSIC CAMP
Akron Symphony presents an opportunity for string musicians to polish skills, increase confidence through performance and sight-reading, and study chamber music literature to enhance personal musicianship.
June 17-21, 2013
Old Trail School
Ensemble performance on Friday
Youth Musician Track
Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Friday from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Adult Musician Track
Monday-Friday from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Professional musicians from the Akron Symphony Orchestra will provide daily coaching sessions and lead workshops ranging from music and audition preparation to rehearsal and playing-style techniques.
Each day will also include chamber ensemble rehearsals, time for individual practice, special group activities and free time. The week culminates in an afternoon performance featuring all chamber ensembles.
String (violin, viola, cello, double bass) musicians are required to submit an audition recording and have three (3) years of playing experience, as indicated by a letter of recommendation from a private instructor or ensemble director.